Star Wars subtitles reveal what R2-D2’s been trying to say all along

R2 talkin' to me?

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Star Wars wouldn’t be the same without his endless sequences of seemingly unintelligible beeps, bops and whirrs, but what is R2-D2 really trying to say?

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That’s what Star Wars fan EclecticMethod set out to discover as they trawled through the sci-fi space opera films in order to relay R2’s rather important messages back to the viewing public.

The results were fascinating – and occasionally a little foul-mouthed.

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We personally hope Episode VIII director Rian Johnson has finished his crossword and is watching, though. We’d love R2 subtitles next time around.